Monday, September 01, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Asus ZenWatch To Have Voice Control Features
Miraisens Showcases Touchable 3D Tech
Nintendo's Figurines Coming Later This Year
ASUS and G.Skill Take Overclocking Records
Korean Researchers Advance Synthesis Process for Graphene Quantum Dots
LG Display Opens LCD Panel Plant in China
Apple Said to Work With Visa, MasterCard on IPhone Wallet
China Gives Microsoft Deadline To Respond To Anti-trust Probe
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > Graphics Cards > AMD To ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, October 15, 2010
AMD To Release Next Radeon Series Next Week, Tablet PC Chips in The Future


AMD CEO Dirk Meyer confirmed the release of the company's second-generation DX11 GPUs next week. AMD's executive also said that users would see AMD chips in tablets in a few years.

AMD's CEO made the announcements during a conference call on the company's third-quarter financial results.

"We will be launching our second-generation DX11 graphics offerings next week," he said. "We'll be introducing our second-generation of DX11 technology into the market with some launch activities actually next week. We'll be shipping all the family members of that product line I'll call it, by the end of this quarter, and total volume think in terms of several hundred thousand, or hundreds of thousands of units," he added.

AMD's highly anticipated refresh of the Radeon HD 5000 series, the Radeon HD 6xxx series, will be shipping in time for the holiday season. According to some recent spec leaks, the new cards promise to offer a healthy bump in performance. However, the GPUs will be reportedly made using TSMC's 40nm process and not more the advanced 32nm process as it was initially expected.

After months of denying any interest, CEO Dirk Meyer also said during the same conference call that AMD would finally release chips for tablets "in a few years."

The tablet strategy is important for AMD in the long term, but for now, the company will wait and observe the market, Meyer said.

Device makers may take AMD's netbook components and build them into tablets, he said. These could include the upcoming low-power Ontario chip (CPU + GPU), which will start shipping in the fourth quarter. Ontario's CPU core, code-named Bobcat, will be able to draw less than 1 Watt of power.


Previous
Next
IEEE 1901 Broadband Power Line Standard For 500 Mbps Communications Approved        All News        AOL Targets Yahoo
Nvidia Introduces New Geforce Cards For OEMs, First Release 260 WHQL-Certified Driver     Graphics Cards News      3DMark Scores for AMD Radeon HD 6800 Cards Appear Online

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
AMD Announces Heterogeneous C++ AMP Language for Developers
New AMD R9 285 Radeon Graphics Card Unveiled
AMD Officially Releases The OCZ-rebranded, Radeon R7 SSDs
AMD, Nvidia, Refresh Their Professional Graphics Cards Lineups
AMD Releases The FirePro S9150 Server GPU for HPC
AMD Readies Radeon R7 SSDs
AMD Introduces New Kaveri APUs for System Builders
AMD Opteron 64-Bit ARM-Based Developer Kits Now Available
AMD Reports Second-quarter Loss
AMD Announces New A-Series APUs
AMD Mantle API Gains Support Of Three New Electronic Arts Titles
Here's AMD's New FirePro W8100 New Professional Graphics Card

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .